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DNR investigates complaints on livestock disposal in western Iowa

DNR investigates complaints on livestock disposal in western Iowa

NEOLA, IOWA — In an investigation Monday, DNR staff found improper animal disposal and stockpiled paunch manure, along with manure runoff entering Keg Creek, in Pottawattamie County. DNR staff responded…

Authorities investigating possible human remains found along river in Mason City

Authorities investigating possible human remains found along river in Mason City

MASON CITY – Authorities are investigating possible human remains found along a river in Mason City. Mason City police say that on Thursday, March 11, a citizen located clothing and…

Cerro Gordo Health Department warns anti-microbial resistant gonorrhea on the rise in area

Cerro Gordo Health Department warns anti-microbial resistant gonorrhea on the rise in area

MASON CITY – Preliminary data provided by the Iowa Department of Public Health is showing an alarming increase in confirmed gonorrhea cases in Cerro Gordo County. In 2019 there were…

Staff assaulted at Fort Dodge Correctional Facility

Staff assaulted at Fort Dodge Correctional Facility

FORT DODGE – A correctional officer was assaulted at the Fort Dodge Correctional Facility Tuesday night. The officer was working his post on a living unit when an inmate unexpectedly…

College Wrestling: Lee, Eierman, Marinelli and Kemerer earn top seeds at NCAA Championships

College Wrestling: Lee, Eierman, Marinelli and Kemerer earn top seeds at NCAA Championships

IOWA CITY – Four University of Iowa wrestlers were awarded the top seed at their respective weight class when the NCAA released its tournament brackets Wednesday for the 2021 NCAA…

OBIT: Jean “Jeannie” Graupmann

OBIT: Jean “Jeannie” Graupmann

Jean “Jeannie” Graupmann, 57, of Mason City, passed away on Sunday, March 7, 2021, at the MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m.…

OBIT: David Lee Nielson

OBIT: David Lee Nielson

David Lee Nielson, 59, of Mason City, IA passed away Friday, February 26, 2021 at his residence. A gathering of friends and family will be held from 3 until 5…

OBIT: Suzanne R. Hagemeier

OBIT: Suzanne R. Hagemeier

Suzanne R. Hagemeier, 81, of Harlingen, Texas was called to be with our Lord on the morning of February 14, 2021. Online condolences may be left for the family at…